Past Lecture Speakers

2015 - 2016 Student Affairs Lecture Series

Cheryl Strayed

Cheryl Strayed
September 9, 2015

Jim Kelly

Jim Kelly
November 2, 2015

2014 - 2015 Student Affairs Lecture Series

‌‌Nev Schulman

In Real Life with
Nev Schulman
March 24, 2015

Jeff Bauman

Boston Strong, True Patriot
and Hero: Jeff Bauman
February 4, 2015

William Hall

William J. Hall: The World's
Most Haunted House
October 27, 2014

Boomer and Carton

An Evening with
Boomer and Carton

October 1, 2014

Michael Sandel

September 10, 2014

2013 - 2014 Student Affairs Lecture Series

Tim Zimmermann

Tim Zimmermann | Blackfish: Conversation with Writer Tim Zimmerman
March 11, 2014

Frank Warren

Frank Warren | PostSecret Live
February 10, 2014

Dick Hoyt | Together, You Can Do Anything!
October 30, 2013

Chris Herren | Basketball Junkie
October 2, 2013

Dwight Gooden and Bobby Valentine
September 18, 2013

The Lacks Family
‌September 11, 2013

2012 - 2013 Student Affairs Lecture Series


Nicholas Sparks
‎February 12
Ben Cohen | Stop Bullying: 
Ben Cohen, the Stand Up 
November 27

Mike and Mike | An Evening with Mike and Mike
October 16

2011 - 2012 Student Affairs Lecture Series


Sebasian Junger
"Mountains Beyond
September 28
John Douglas
"A Student's Guide to Making a Difference in the World"
November 17

A Conversation with Brian Cashman and Theo Epstein
January 31

Eugene Robinson

Tucker Carlson
A View from "Left to Right": The 2012 Presidential Election | Eugene Robinson & Tucker Carlson
February 22

2010 - 2011 Student Affairs Lecture Series



Greg Mortenson
"Stones into Schools"
September 20

Stacey Nadeau
Real Beauty"
October 18
Todd Buchholz
"Economy in the
Age of Obama"
November 11



Jodi Picoult
"The Fact Behind
January 24

Travis Roy
Life's Challenges"
February 7

Dr. Steve Perry
"A Conversation with
Dr. Steve Perry"
February 21

2009 - 2010 Student Affairs Lecture Series


Tracey Kidder
"Mountains Beyond
September 28

Bill Cowher
"Blueprint for a
Winning Team"
October 26

Blake Mycoskie
"A Student's Guide
to Making a Difference
in the World"
November 17

2008 - 2009 Student Affairs Lecture Series 

Mitch Albom
"For One More Day"
September 15

Rudy Giuliani
"Leadership During
Difficult Times"
October 1
Doris Kearns Goodwin
"Political Genius of
Abraham Lincoln"
November 13
Majora Carter
"Greening the Ghetto"
February 11

Jean Kilborne
"Advertising's Image
of Women"
March 23

2007 - 2008 Student Affairs Lecture Series 

Immaculee Ilibagiza
"Left to Tell"
September 17
Bob Woodward
"State of Denial"
November 12
Lisa Ling
"A Global Perspective"
December 4
Judea Pearl
"Can We Talk
Ourselves to Peace"
February 4
Tony Dungee
"Diversity On the
Field and Off"
February 19
Lee Woodruff
"In An Instant"
March 27

2006 - 2007 Student Affairs Lecture Series 

Catharsis Productions
"Sex Signals"
September 20
Mark Sterner
"DUI: A Powerful Lesson"
October 17
Tim Russert
"A View from Washington"
November 13
Anthony Rapp
"Without You: A Memoir
of Love, Loss, and the
Musical RENT"
January 22
Robin Roberts
"Black History
Month Remarks"
February 8

Matthew Kelly
"Becoming the Best
Version of Yourself"
March 21

2005 - 2006 Student Affairs Lecture Series 

Mike Domitrz
"Can I Kiss You?"
September 14
Dan Duval
"Winning at Life"
October 18
Daniel "Rudy" Ruettiger
"Yes I Can"
January 25
Tiki Barber
"In Persuit of Excellence"

February 28
Fr. Greg Boyle
"Putting Faith into Action"

March 29